Saint John Catholic School

3921 Saint John's Ave
North Charleston, SC 29405-0294
Tel: (843)744-3901
Grades: PK-8 | 49 students
The heart of Saint John Catholic School is Christian Community.
Our primary focus is the children under our care.
Our commitment is to provide a safe, secure and caring environment where faith formation, gospel values and a strong academic foundation can flourish.
In such an environment, we strive to guide each child to grow and develop to full potential.
Daily prayer, service to others, self-discipline, a sense of social justice, personal responsibility and conflict resolution skills are vital components of our entire school program.
Our school community recognizes and embraces the cultural, social, economic and religious differences that exist in our school and in the world.
We strive to instill in each child an inherent self worth and respect for all people.
The faculty and staff of Saint John Catholic School recognize the uniqueness of each child, acknowledging that children learn in different ways and at a different pace.
Therefore, our curriculum includes a variety of learning levels and techniques, teaching basic skills as well as critical thinking and problem solving.
We accept and support the needs of individual students and strive to meet these needs whenever possible.
Our goal is to encourage every student to do their best to develop their God-given abilities in caring, supportive and non-competitive environment.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Autism Spectrum/Gifted / ADD / ADHD / Others
Year Founded 1949

Student Body

Total Students 49 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
21%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade Saint John Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size 8 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Khaki / SJCS Plaid with SJCS Logo Shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,750
Tuition Notes Tuition rates vary by status as active Catholic and number of children enrolled. Tuition assistance is available.
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,000
Admissions Director Karen Durand
Admissions Associate Jeannette Dangerfield

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. LEGO League LEGO League,
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